“Last Christmas, Jules and I stayed home, here in Nashville,” the singer told People in 2009. Anytime we get to come home, and just chill out with family and friends, watch a movie and go to dinner, it’s great.” His mother approved of her, but the relationship didn’t work out. “I did not have any relations with any of my partners… ” He said, before continuing, “Willa Ford, we dated for a little while — I’m gonna stick that in the f**k category.” This one falls in a gray area because it was never confirmed.
The country star was paired with the dancer in Season 3.
“We just had dinner together and caught up,” the The Season 18 duo not only danced, but went on a date.They boldly admitted to doing so on the show, but it didn’t turn into a relationship.However, they were asked if they were dating multiple times afterward.They made it all the way to the semi-finals together before getting eliminated.So the duo was great on the dance floor, but things also heated up between them off the floor.But in other ways, I feel like I’ve known her forever.” The ballroom dancer was first paired with Mario Lopez on the show for Season 3. “I thought that he was extremely hot and charming,” Karina Smirnoff told People.